Grants

Ohio EPA Recycling and Litter Prevention Grant Opportunities for Businesses

Market Development Grant
Provides opportunities for businesses, manufacturers, and material processors to create or expand recycling processing capacity and recycled material production. Funding is available for equipment specifically needed to remanufacture recyclable materials into bulk raw material or finished product. Grantees have 24 months to complete the project. Grant funds are reimbursed only after project completion.

Scrap Tire Grant
This grant program offers funding for businesses, manufacturers, and material processors to create or expand scrap tire processing capacity and product manufacturing. Funds are also available for beneficial use products that incorporate the use of ground tire rubber and recycled asphalt shingles. Grant funds for business applicants are reimbursed only after project completion. Grantees have 24 months to complete the project.

For more Information:
Want more information about these grants? Check out this recorded webinar.

How to apply:
The Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District is an approved sponsoring agency for these grants. If you are interested in applying, email for call Jenny Lohmann (513-946-7736) by November 25, 2019.

Greater Cincinnati Smart Kitchen Initiative

The initiative offers assistance to reduce pre-consumer food waste and/or donate prepared foods from mid- to high-volume food service operators in Hamilton County. See details here.